Jiri Zidek    http://www.eurobasket.com/CZEplayer.asp?PlayerID=9462



Height: 212cm / 7'0''
Position: Center
Born: 1973
Team: Nymburk, CZE (2003-05)
Nationality: CZE
Agency: Sport and Marketing
College: UCLA (Pac10)
Previous teams:
Prokom (POL)
ALBA (GER)
Real (ESP)
Ulker (TUR)
Current Stats
 
Career / Comments:
121kg
Born: Aug.2, 1973
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Career:
1983-90 Sparta Praha Young teams
1990-91 Sparta Praha (D1)

1991-1993: UCLA (NCAA)
1993-1994: UCLA (NCAA): 11.1ppg, 7rpg
1994-1995: UCLA (NCAA)
1995: drafted by Charlotte Hornets (NBA,1rd(22))
1995-1996: Charlotte Hornets (NBA)
1996-1997: Charlotte Hornets (NBA)
1997-1998: Denver Nuggets (NBA), was released in Feb.'98, then tried out by Seattle Supersonics (NBA) and signed 10-day contract in Mar.'98

1998-1999: Zalgiris Kaunas (LTU)
1999-2000: Zalgiris Kaunas (LTU): 16 games: 10.5ppg, 4.6rpg, in Feb.'00 left the team and went to Ulker Istanbul (TUR)
2000-2001: Real Madrid (ESP): 6.7ppg, 2.5rpg, "3"-2(47.9%); Euroleague: 6.3ppg, 2.3rpg
2001-2002: ALBA Berlin (GER): Euroleague stats: 4 games: 8.3ppg, 3.0rpg, 1ast; Bundesliga: 17 games: 9.5ppg, 3.5rpg, 11ast
2002-2003: Prokom Trefl Sopot (POL-PLK): FIBA Champions Cup: 17 games: 8.2ppg, 5.2rpg, 14ast; Polish PLK League: 38 games: 8,34ppg, 3,55rpg, 0,76apg
2003-2004: BK ECM Nymburk (NBL,1T): FIBA Europe Cup: 13 games: 18.0ppg, 6.2rpg, 1.8apg; Czech League: 39 games: 16.8ppg, 5.7rpg, 1.6apg
2004-2005: BK ECM Nymburk (NBL,1T): FIBA Europe League: 13 games: 17.2ppg, 6.7rpg, 1.7apg, FGP: 58.9%, 3Pts: 48.1%; Czech League: 27 games: 13.0ppg, 3.9rpg, 2FGP: 55.4%, 3FGP: 45.5%
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Awards/Achievements:
Czech Rep. National Team -92,98-01
NCAA Champion -95
NBA Rookie All-Stars -96
NEBL Champion -99
European Championships -99
Lithuanian League Champion -99
Eurobasket.com All-Czech Rep. Players 1st Team -99 (MVP)
Euro All-Star Game - Moscow'99
Spanish Cup (Copa del Rey) Finalist -01
ULEB Euroleague Quarterfinals -01
Spanish ACB Finalist -01
German Bundesliga Cup Winner -02
Polish PLK All-Star Game -03
Eurobasket.com Polish PLK League All-Bosman Players Team -03
Polish League Finalist -03
FIBA Champions Cup Finalist -03
Polish League Regular Season Champion -03
Czech Rep. All-Stars Game -04
Czech Rep. NBL Regular Season Champion -04, 05
Czech Rep. NBL Champion -04, 05
Eurobasket.com All-Czech NBL Center of the Year -04
Eurobasket.com All-Czech NBL 1st Team -04
Eurobasket.com Czech NBL All-Domestic Players Team -04
3rd Best Czech Player of 2004
Czech Rep. Cup Winner -05